Retinal Damage in COVID-19 Patients: A Potential Indicator of Disease Severity

A cross-sectional study published in ‘Scientific Reports’ explores the impact of COVID-19 on the retina, suggesting that retinal damage may serve as a biomarker for the disease’s severity. The study examined retinal tissue and microvascular integrity in COVID-19 patients, revealing notable findings: In conclusion, this study highlights the potential of retinal imaging as a valuable tool for assessing the severity of COVID-19 and its long-term impacts, offering new avenues for understanding and managing the disease’s complications. Read More: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-023-31835-x